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EU Executive Body Announces ‘Comprehensive Strategy’ to Counter Antisemitism in 2021

The executive branch of the European Union on Tuesday announced its first-ever strategy on combating antisemitism, to be launched in 2021. The strategy will form...

October 20, 2020 4:24 pm

Meet Gaby Farber, South African Religious Zionist and Progressive Student Activist — and Proud of Both

Gabriella Farber, a 22-year-old Jewish student at the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa, is very possibly an unprecedented phenomenon, at least when it comes to campus politics. Earlier this month, Farber was elected to the...

Zoom Urged to Deplatform Planned University of Hawaii Event Featuring Notorious Palestinian Terrorist

The pro-Israel education group StandWithUS has sent a letter to the CEO of Zoom asking the company to deplatform a planned webinar featuring a notorious Palestinian terrorist. The event -- set to be hosted on Friday...

Sudanese Strains Surface as US Pressure Triggers Debate on Israel

US pressure on Sudan to normalize ties with former adversary Israel has stirred public debate on a topic that was long taboo, exposing splits that could complicate any swift settlement of a deal. An agreement between...

October 20, 2020 9:54 am

Trump Seeks Campaign Boost in Battleground Pennsylvania With Two Weeks to Go

US President Donald Trump heads to the battleground state of Pennsylvania on Tuesday with hopes...

October 20, 2020 9:34 am

US Envoy Carr: 1.7 Million Antisemitic Posts on Facebook, Twitter So Far in 2020

JNS.org - Elan Carr has served as US special envoy for monitoring and combating antisemitism...

October 20, 2020 9:28 am

US Blacklists Chinese Entities, Individuals for Dealing With Iran

The United States on Monday said it blacklisted two Chinese men and six Chinese entities...

October 20, 2020 9:17 am

Israeli Envoy Asks Belgian News Site to Remove Pandemic Photo of Ultra-Orthodox Jew

JNS.org - Israeli Ambassador to Belgium Emmanuel Nahshon is accusing a major English-language news outlet...

October 20, 2020 9:13 am

European Jewish Group Slams Munich Auction House for Selling Nazi Memorabilia

JNS.org - An auction house in Munich, Germany, has again come under fire for selling...

October 20, 2020 4:24 pm

EU Executive Body Announces ‘Comprehensive Strategy’ to Counter Antisemitism in 2021

The executive branch of the European Union on Tuesday announced its first-ever strategy on combating antisemitism, to be launched in 2021. The strategy will form part...

October 20, 2020 2:38 pm

Meet Gaby Farber, South African Religious Zionist and Progressive Student Activist — and Proud of Both

Gabriella Farber, a 22-year-old Jewish student at the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa, is very possibly an unprecedented phenomenon, at least when it comes...

October 20, 2020 2:08 pm

Zoom Urged to Deplatform Planned University of Hawaii Event Featuring Notorious Palestinian Terrorist

The pro-Israel education group StandWithUS has sent a letter to the CEO of Zoom asking the company to deplatform a planned webinar featuring a notorious...

October 20, 2020 11:08 am

Sudanese Strains Surface as US Pressure Triggers Debate on Israel

US pressure on Sudan to normalize ties with former adversary Israel has stirred public debate on a topic that was long taboo, exposing splits that...

October 20, 2020 9:54 am

Trump Seeks Campaign Boost in Battleground Pennsylvania With Two Weeks to Go

US President Donald Trump heads to the battleground state of Pennsylvania on Tuesday with hopes of rekindling the 11th-hour surge of support that powered his...

October 20, 2020 9:34 am

US Envoy Carr: 1.7 Million Antisemitic Posts on Facebook, Twitter So Far in 2020

JNS.org - Elan Carr has served as US special envoy for monitoring and combating antisemitism since February 2019. Previously, he was a deputy district attorney in the Los Angeles County...

October 20, 2020 9:28 am

US Blacklists Chinese Entities, Individuals for Dealing With Iran

The United States on Monday said it blacklisted two Chinese men and six Chinese entities for having dealt with Iranian shipping company Islamic Republic of...

October 20, 2020 9:17 am

Israeli Envoy Asks Belgian News Site to Remove Pandemic Photo of Ultra-Orthodox Jew

JNS.org - Israeli Ambassador to Belgium Emmanuel Nahshon is accusing a major English-language news outlet in Belgium, The Brussels Times, of antisemitism, after the paper...

October 20, 2020 9:13 am

European Jewish Group Slams Munich Auction House for Selling Nazi Memorabilia

JNS.org - An auction house in Munich, Germany, has again come under fire for selling Nazi memorabilia, this time including various speaking notes from Adolf...

October 20, 2020 9:09 am

Group Rallies Against Cuomo, De Blasio Over New COVID Restrictions Directed at Jews

JNS.org - Supporters of a grassroots group seeking to end antisemitism held a rally outside of the New York Public Library last Thursday to express...

October 20, 2020 9:06 am

World Zionist Congress to Convene Online for First Time Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

JNS.org - The 38th World Zionist Congress (WZC) will be held online for the first time since its inception with 720 delegates and observers from...

October 20, 2020 8:24 am

US Announces Joint Israel-UAE Fund to Encourage Regional Cooperation

The United States, Israel and the United Arab Emirates will set up a fund to encourage private-sector investment and regional cooperation, US International Development Finance...

October 19, 2020 2:38 pm

New Poll Shows US Jews ‘More Optimistic’ About Regional Peace in Middle East After Abraham Accords

The results of a new poll that were published on Monday found increased hopefulness among American Jews about prospects for peace between Israel and the...

October 19, 2020 1:24 pm

San Diego Cops Arrest 14-Year-Old Boy for Antisemitic Assault on Rabbi

A San Diego teenage boy was arrested by police last Friday in connection with a violent assault on a rabbi in the University City neighborhood...

Features

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

Young Global Jewry at Forefront of Fight Against COVID-19

Masa Israel Journey, a leader in immersive international experiences in Israel founded by the Jewish Agency and government of Israel,...

Checking in on COVID-19 and Jewish Seniors

JNS.org - As America’s battle with the novel coronavirus has raged on, America’s Jewish community has suffered its share of...

Opinion

The Case Against The New York Times

In familiar laceration mode, the Editorial Board of The New York Times Sunday Review recently (October 18) offered “The Case Against Donald Trump.” Page one (of nine) presented the editors’...

October 20, 2020 5:45 am

Israel

Israeli Military Uncovers New ‘Terror Tunnel’ Under Border With...

The Israeli military revealed on Tuesday it had found a new tunnel running under the border from the Hamas-ruled Gaza...

Middle East

Israeli Airline Arkia Starts Selling Tickets for Direct Tel Aviv-Dubai Flig...

The Israeli airline Arkia announced on Tuesday it would begin offering daily direct flights between Tel Aviv and Dubai in...

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